Lake Information & Photos

Medicine Lake covers 936 acres and is the second largest lake in the metropolitan area. It's deepest point is 49 feet but in average is a rather shallow 16 feet.

The fish species present include: Bluegill, Bowfin (Dogfish), bullhead, common carp, crappie, goldeye, sunfish, largemouth bass, northern pike, walleye, white sucker, yellow perch. [Source: DNR]

The Lake

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Lake Info & Photos

Did You Know? Medicine Lake covers 936 acres and is the second largest lake in the metropolitan area. It's deepest point is 49 feet.


City of Medicine Lake, MN

10609 South Shore Drive
Medicine Lake, MN 55441

Phone: 763.542.9701
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About Medicine Lake

The City of Medicine Lake is nestled in the western suburbs on the large peninsula within Medicine Lake, the second largest lake in the Twin Cities. Just miles from downtown Minneapolis, our community enjoys the benefits of a small town as well as the luxuries of being surrounded by other booming communities.

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